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Mar 20, 2013 11:30am PDT
educators and policymakers would get behind it. the national council makes 25 recommendations to the unify school district and seven to the state. >> great teaching does not happen by accident. it happens when there are good policies and excellence practices that are in place. >> a coalition of open community groups paid for the study. >> we know from our experiences and the research, that there is more we could be doing to set up our teaches for success. >> they say oakland needs to do a better job of hiring and assigning teachers. the district now hires teachers late in the summer when many candidates have already found other jobs. the council says principles should have final say over hiring and clarify teacher evaluation standards that are confusing, pay top teachers more with performance incentives and move to an eight-hour official work day, because oakland has one of the shortest official work days in the state. the council president says a study is not a report on whether oakland teachers are good or bad but how to get and keep better teachers overall. >> there are still grea
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Mar 23, 2013 6:00am PDT
california department of education is expanding its list of recommended reading for kindergarten through twelve grade and it includes newly published works dealing with sexual identity issues. here's abc7 news capital correspondent nannette miranda in sacramento with the story. >>> as summer nears, educators want to keep kids reading. the california department of education just updated its list of more than 7,800 recommended books. meant to prepare students for college and the ever-changing world. included for the first time are winners of the stonewall book award which recognizes lesbian, gay, bi-sexual and transgender literature. >> it's good to teach kids that everyone is different and we are all people and we can all be accepted for who we are. i think it's great to see those books being recommended. >> the books are recommended according to age. from young kids activity books celebrating gay rights leader harvey mills to books for older kids like "i am jay," a novel about transgender teens. and "totally joe," telling about a boy coming out. >> there's a full-scale war, a sexual war.
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Mar 22, 2013 5:00pm PDT
. >> tonight the california department of education is expabding it's list of recommended reading for kindergarten through 12th grade including works dealing with sexual identity issues. >> the state has been unable to update it's reading list until this week. >> california department of education just updated it's list of more than 7800 recommended books meant to prepare students for college. included are winners of the stone wall book awards. >> it's good to teach kids we're all people and will be accepted for who we are. it's great to see books being recommended. >> from young kids books, celebrating gay rights leader harvey filk to books for older kids. and totally joe. >> there is a war, a sexual war. >> social conservatives say such topics have no place on the state official reading list. >> your children are not being taught rigorous academics they're being taught social engineering that will hurt them physically and emotionally. >> the new book titles are recommended and the state insists they're not chosen because of their lgbt themes its not based on content. mostly based on
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Mar 23, 2013 5:00am PDT
spending to balance the budget by 2023. >>> the california department of education is expanding its list of recommended reading for kindergarten through twelve grade and it includes newly published works dealing with sexual identity issues. here's abc7 news capital correspondent nannette miranda in sacramento with the story. >>> as summer nears, educators want to keep kids reading. the california department of education just updated its list of more than 7,800 recommended books. meant to prepare students for college and the ever-changing world. included for the first time are winners of the stone wall book award which recognizes lesbian, gay, bi-sexual and transgender literature. >> it's good to teach kids that everyone is different and we are all people and we can all be accepted for who we are. i think it's great to see those books being recommended. >> the books are recommended according to age. from young kids activity books celebrating gay rights leader harvey mills to books for older kids like i am jay, and totally joe, telling about a boy coming out. >> there's a full-scale war, a se
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Mar 23, 2013 8:00am PDT
. >> the california department of education is expanding it's list of recommended reading for kindergarten through 12th grade. that includes newly published works dealing with sexual identity issues. here is nannette miranda in sacramento. >>> as summer nears, educators want to keep kids reading. california department of education up updated the list of books that is to prepare students for college, klutd for the first time are winners of the stone wall book award that recognizes gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender literature. >> it's good to teach kids that everyone is different and we can all be accepted who we are. i think it's great to see those books recommended. >> the books are recommended according to age from young kids activity books celebrating gay rights leader harvey milk to books like older kids like transgender teens and totally joe a boy coming out. >> there is a full sexual war. >> social conservatives are appalled. they say such topics have no place on the state's official reading list. >> they are not being taught critical thinking. they are being taught
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Mar 24, 2013 2:00am PDT
them flowers, have a good job, good education. >> and where do you go from there? the police decided not to charge siegel with the crime because he admitted being behind the fake attack. >> cameras seem to be everywhere and one man's fun with video is going viral. >> the streak across the sky stirring up a friends -- frenzy online. >> a last look at live doppler 7hd and >>> it's a special effect you have seen in multimillion dollar movies. one man decided he could do it for lesss' wound up with a top trending video on youtube. here's more on the local film olympicer -- filmmaker whose phone won't stop ringing. >> six months for mark donohue to produce this stop motion video that got two million hits. >> we came up with this technique called lyric lapsing, which is like time lapsing and stop motion and adding lyrics. >> now he has done it again. a video innovation gone viral. >> i'm mark, and this is mine. >> up to 20 of the tiny tam razz fit on this metal arc he made with a frequent. >> we wanted to depict bullet time which you see in the matrix. >> the famous time bending effect was
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Mar 18, 2013 5:00pm PDT
security deposits had been improperly withheld. >> a new list of books education officials think school kids is out. the schools chief unveiled 7800 titles today. he says the books will help students broaden their perspective, enhance knowledge and inspire imaginations and says it contains title that's reflect rich cultural diversity. and if you would like to take a look just look on abc 7 news.com and click on see it on tv. >> it's a great jumping off point. >> i'd like to read those book autos it's monday. we'll see what the forecast says. >> if it's changing our forecast. we're going to need umbrellas soon here. we'll show what you is coming up. check out our radar in santa cruz just some clouds around right now. moisture up in the clouds. and this will be changing. here is a look from our camera. looking towards san francisco, you can see high clouds overhead. temperatures now 56 in san francisco. highs in mid-50s upper 60s. a nice view of heavenly. snow levels high 7,000 feet if they do get snow it's going to be at path levels or above rain snow mix expected. and snow from t
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Mar 25, 2013 4:00pm PDT
political group focusing on issues important to the tech community like immigration and education reform, zuckerberg reportedly ready to spend $20 million on the venture including a bipartisan group of consultants. at the rosewood hotel in menlo park, back to you. >> emily, thank you so much. >> feel like having chocolate? >> you've known me for years. i always do. >> in belguim all have you to do is send a letter. >> the country released stamp that's smell, look and smell like chocolates. >> perfumed stamps have been made in the past. this is the first time they're able to taste the flavor when licking the back of the stamps. there is an idea. that is what they need. >> it's a good idea. >> that is the best chocolate in the world. no rain and cool for spring but it's feeling good out there. here is a a look out there. we've got temperatures down a little bit but no rain threatening us in the forecast future. just north we have a wide area of scattered moisture. you can see that maybe you can't see this, but much of this is not hitting the ground. there is a slight chance of showers thur
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Mar 19, 2013 6:00pm PDT
raise money for education. >> here in sherman elementary school, school is out for the day. and before you know it, school will be out for the summer. that gave stacy an idea. >> parents accusing summer camps to attend paying for them. so why not do it in a way that allows to you raise money for your school. >> she founded a company called schoola, described as groupon for school fund raising. they can offer special deals and they give a portion to a local school. >> we'll pay for books in library support arts programs make sure that we have supplies in classrooms and just keeping our xerox machines running. >> sherman is the latest school to sign skpupt first to partner with summer camps. she spends money on paints and markers she has no budget for advertising. >> i can't afford to send the word out to kids in the city so this is a great way to do it. school by school, everybody gets to raise money for the school and they get to hear about the most fabulous art lessons in the city. >> school is based here a lot of it's adoptors are outs side of the bay area, nationwide the company say
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Mar 24, 2013 9:00am PDT
communities across all social yeo economic levels within all religions and every level of education. according to the government. the united states has the worst record in industrialized nation losing five children every day to abuse death. joining me in the studio from the san francisco child abuse prevention center is katie allbright. >> thank you so much for having me around for shining the spotlight on this important issue. >>er love what the prevention does. you are celebrating an anniversary today? >> yes, we have been working in san francisco for 40 years preventing child abuse. we are very excited about our future and vision. we're here to stay and looking forward to the next 40 years. >> cheryl: this was started by a man with immense compassion for the issue? >> he was a pediatrician at general hospital and saw incidents of violence in the hospital, how in the community can come together to protect children. that inspired a man and we were able to do it for 40 years here in san francisco. >> cheryl: you have a number of
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Mar 25, 2013 6:00am PDT
or not. if you borrow do finance a college education, make sure you have a plan to pay off the debt when you take out the loan. cited in the "wall street journal", a company says parents should not borrow more than they can pay back in ten years and avoid plus loans if can you and look for loans with lower rates. we have a higher open for stocks, cyprus seized some money in large bank accounts and get bailed out by other european countries so we are responding positively to that. the silicon valley index is half percent up. the move to legalize marijuana is getting attention in finance. companies in the industry are pitching ideas to investors trying to raise money to grow the business but many are trying to stick to the edge of the business but not merit -- but not marijuana. there is a free map that automatically adjusts your screen color if you have been based on sunset time. this could help avoid the dread of blue light that l.e.d. screens emit that can make it hard to sleep at night. >> 6:49. we have clouds out there. and now, lisa, how does it look? >> sunrise in 15 minutes. l
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Mar 21, 2013 5:00am PDT
to the board education and the state board of education. >> a vigil is planned for high school student hit and killed by a passing train in san jose. he was killed on tuesday, near a pedestrian crossing. he posted this video on youtube of him playing the guitar. the principal says he was everyone's friend. the 16-year-old was near but not on a pedestrian crossing according to san francisco. it has been ruled "accident." >> michelle shock is responding to the comment fromant gay comments during a performance in san francisco saying "i do not nor have i ever said or believed that god hates homosexuals and to those fans who are disappointed by what they heard or thing i said, i'm very sorry." half of the ought conference walked out after an antigay slur during her opinionance on sunday might. she said it was a description about how some people fowl. many of her shows across the country have new been cancelled. >> man madness is in full swing with both bay area participants in action. this morning, at 11:45, st. st. mary's plays in auburn michigan after middle tennessee state was b
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Mar 23, 2013 11:00pm PDT
them flowers, have a good job, good education. >> and where do you go from there? the police decided not to charge siegel with the crime because he admitted being behind the fake attack. >> cameras seem to be everywhere and one man's fun with video is going viral. >> the streak across the sky stirring up a friends -- frenzy online. >> a last look at live doppler 7hd and >>> it's a special effect you have seen in multimillion dollar movies. one man decided he could do it for lesss' wound up with a top trending video on youtube. here's more on the local film olympicer -- filmmaker whose phone won't stop ringing. >> six months for mark donohue to produce this stop motion video that got two million hits. >> we came up with this technique called lyric lapsing, which is like time lapsing and stop motion and adding lyrics. >> now he has done it again. a video innovation gone viral. >> i'm mark, and this is mine. >> up to 20 of the tiny tam razz fit on this metal arc he made with a frequent. >> we wanted to depict bullet time which you see in the matrix. >> the famous time bending effect was
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Mar 20, 2013 4:30am PDT
the class is full on campus. the academic says this will privatize public higher education with no quality criminal. >> state investigators are reprimand kaiser permanente for mismanaging their mental health services. officials say they make patients wait too long between appointments and dispenses inaccurate information, possibly discouraging patients from getting therapy. the information came to light in a recent report. state regulators have to decide if kaiser permanente will face fines. >> new statement on autism shows more cases than ever. one in 50 schoolchildren has autism, which includes language, social, and behavior challenges. the centers for disease control says this means a million americans children may have autism and they attribute the new higher estimates to high are awareness. the survey may impact the amount of time and money spent on supporting autistic kids. >> sugar drinks contribute to more than 180,000 deaths each year. researchers from harvard use data from health surveys around the globe and found sugar drinks linked to thousands of deaths from heart dise
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Mar 26, 2013 4:00pm PDT
the family can apply for a permit but those permits are granted for educational purposes. >> a looks like a 19 hour day behind a deli counter will be soon history for one man. he won the fourth biggest jackpot in power ball history $338 million. he's taking home about $152 million. he's an immigrant from the dominican republic, the father of five works at the family dell yeechl he says his family will reap benefits and the first purchase san easy choice. >> is there something you'd like to purchase? yes. a good car. >> when asked what he drives now he says my feet. what a wonderful way to spend those initial millions. thanks for joining us for abc 7 news at 4:00. abc 7 news at 5:00 begins right now. >> thank you. the hunt to find who is behind an arrow attack that injured a girl on a field trip to a museum. >> a monumental day for a battle over same-sex marriage in california. we're live with reaction from one of the people at the very centser of the debate. >> live from the roof of the broad center it's bright and sunny now. you may be dodging rocks soon. i'll have details com
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Mar 20, 2013 5:00am PDT
education with no quality controls. >> investigators are reprimanding kaiser permanente for mishandling mental health services making patients wait too long between appointments and dispenses inaccurate information discouraging patients from getting therapy after a recent report. the regulators have to decide if kaiser permanente will face fines. an it is now shown that one in 50 schoolchildren have autism. the disorder includes language and social and behavior challenges. the centers for disease control says this means a million american children may have autism. they attribute the higher estimates to higher awareness. the survey could impact the amount of time and money spent on supporting autistic kids. >> next at 6:00, we are following breaking news from contra costa county, ahead, the overnight flames spreading to three different buildings on bethel island. >> what the city of santa clara is giving up in efforts to lure the super bowl to the new 49ers' stadium. >> and live doppler 7 hd shows where showers could be falling in the bay area >> abc7 news starts right now. >> we have br
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Mar 24, 2013 5:00am PDT
good things you can do. have a good job, have a good education, buy them flowers. >> police say they decided not to charge him with a crime since he admitted to being behind the fake attack. >>> the engagement ring napoleon game to the woman who become emporess is for sale. it's being auctioned off in paris today. it may look a little unimpressive but they say napoleon scraped and scrounged together to buy the ring as he was a young officer and not at all rich at the time. >>> they have always been hands on but now they are taking it a step further. >> all we do is touch our hands together and it makes a musical note. >> next, an exclusive inside look at how they are tinkering with the whole >> welcome back, everyone. it's 5:30 ask we are starting this half-hour off with a quick look at the weather. here's meteorologist lisa argen. >> good morning, katie. hi, everyone. from emeryville another quiet start to the day. we saved the best weather, the fair skies and warmest temperatures for the rest of the weekend. today very little fog. just a little bit around half moon bay. numbers dro
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Mar 26, 2013 1:05am PDT
immigration reform and education. >>> spring has clearly not sprung in much of the country thanks to chilly temperatures and records of unseasonable snowfall. the snow crippled road traffic, canceling flights and closing schools. and it's not over yet. forecasters say some east coast locations will be snowy and miserable once again today. >>> well, among the finest in the world and now the post office in belgium is putting temptation right on the face of an envelope. >> oh, my goodness. just in time for easter, issuing stamps with stamps that taste like chocolate, apparently. glue and ooinink are mixed with cacao oil. they smell good but the taste, not so much. they do look nice. >> yeah. >> look nice. don't think i will lick it though. >> fan favorites in this year's ncaa tournament. how a little known university managed to make it into the sweet 16 and give the city a new nickname in the process. >> and ruin all our brackets. >>> first, a security nightmare, a dangerous virus disappears from a lab. you are watching "world news now." >> announcer: "world news now" weather brought to you by
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Mar 20, 2013 11:00am PDT
hoped educators and policymakers would get behind it. the national council makes 25 recommendations to the unify school district and seven to the state. >> great teaching does not happen by accident. it happens when there are good policies and excellence practices that are in place. >> a coalition of open community groups paid for the study. >> we know from our experiences and the research, that there is more we could be doing to set up our teaches for success. >> they say oakland needs to do a better job of hiring and assigning teachers. the district now hires teachers late in the summer when many candidates have already found other jobs. the council says principles should have final say over hiring and clarify teacher evaluation standards that are confusing, pay top teachers more with performance incentives and move to an eight-hour official work day, because oakland has one of the shortest official work days in the state. the council president says a study is not a report on whether oakland teachers are good or bad but how to get and keep better teachers overall. >> there are still
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Mar 22, 2013 6:00pm PDT
year and level of education. >> they discrime nate on your age. >> the ceo says applicants never need to worry it only looks at the meat of the res mai. you never have to worry about human bodies. >> a company brighten have strengths and weaknesses. >> a tech position in the bay area will score well and will find great candidates. for other industries such as agriculture won't be as well. we zront a ton of the jobs on our site. >> bright might be taking a search out of job search. in san jose, abc 7 news. >> we've got sandhya patel. >> any outdoor plans this weekend, let me show you right now this is a sign of what is you still to come. no moisture in the form of clouds. we do have a wind advisory that is running and will be expiring. that is where we've been. oakland gusts to 26. so it's breezy out there. you look back towards the golden gate bridge and it's beautiful and sunny. 58 in san francisco. san carlos, 63. oakland it's 62 degrees in half moon bay. highs from low 50s to low 70s. you can see this weekend great-looking weather, upper 40s to low 50s. napa now 64 degrees. he
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Mar 24, 2013 6:00am PDT
the good stuff you can do. i mean buy people flowers, have a good job, have a good education. >> police said they decided not charge segal with the crime since he admitted to being behind the fake attack. >>> here's a better story about relationships. >>> the engagement ring napoleon game to the woman who become emperoress is for sale. it's being auctioned off in paris today. it may look a little unimpressive but they say napoleon scraped and scrounged together to buy the ring as he was a young officer and not at all rich at the time. >>> the exploratorium has always been hands-on but now they are taking it a step further. >> all we do is touch our hands together and it makes a musical note. >> next, an exclusive inside look at how they are tinkering with the whole exploratorium experience. >> welcome back, everyone. it's 6:30 and we are starting this half-hour off with a quick look at the weather. here's meteorologist lisa argen. >> good morning, everyone. gorgeous shot. this is from mount sutro u see mount deab bro in the background underneath the clear conditions. sun comi
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Mar 18, 2013 4:00pm PDT
. >> we're here to support women, children, and provide education materials for them. >> a proposal by supervisor campos would create a buffer zone of 25 feet around planned parenthood. >> members of the -- confronted post master again ral during the national postal convention. they're asking him to reconsider the cuts. >> bringing it to the public's attention this, is an issue we'd like to keep our services. we'd like to keep our historic building autos overtime go as way. we've used things like buyouts for employees. i think we're responsible employ skbrer will continue to do that. >> the service lost 27% of mail volume because people are paying their bills online. a report showed the service is facing a budget gap. >> bart is looking at sharing bart trains and get along. >> it's a little bit tricky. amy hollyfield has the story. >> bikes allowed on bart trains this week. that doesn't necessarily mean they're welcome. >> in the way they pick up two, three chairs. you can move around five. sudden lits not a good i'd wherea to have them. it's crowded. >> officials say they've reconfigu
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Mar 23, 2013 9:00pm PDT
made possible by the u.s. department of education captioned by the caption center wgbh educational foundation >>> next on "abc 7 news" at 9:00. city of san francisco quick response to an overnight club shooting. also the dramatic 911 call after a mother says two teens shot her toddler. a man falsely convict of a crime [ wind howling ] [ female announcer ] it balances you... [ water crashing ] ...it fills you with energy... and it gives you what you are looking for to live a more natural life. in a convenient two bar pack. this is nature valley... delicious granola bars made with the best ingredients in nature. nature valley. nature at its most delicious. >>> inside the 330 rich nightclub the shooting started early this morning and up to the street to the brannon street parking lot. first shot was fired at 1:15. for her safety she did not want to go on camera. >> they were fighting and shooting and running. we sat down by somebody's humer. >> the shooting went on for a while. >> for about 15 minutes. 15 minutes long, nonstop. consistently shooting. >> first tire was flattened by a b
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Mar 19, 2013 9:00pm PDT
to civilian life taking advantage of the educational benefits they've earned. the veterans resource center at city college of san francisco is a model for other colleges because of what it offers. the center has a study area with computers and a lounge, all thanks to a number of local benefactors. the trades union also worked on the site for free. servicing inclusive. department of veterans affair has a satellite office here. >> instead of having to go to take buses, wait to get an appointment, they can come here and see a counselor, make a medical appointment, talk to someone from the v.a. and find out next steps in how to proceed. >> for years veterans only had one room center in the basement of the administrative office. it's now upstairs on the third floor of cloud hall. football coach george rush was asked to spearhead the project three years ago. >> we need to get them in an appropriate place to recognize what they have done for our country, the men and women and make sure they get the appropriate services in the correct way. >> a veteran says people on the outside aren't alwa
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Mar 25, 2013 9:00pm PDT
need money in this state. we need money to fix roads. need money for higher education. money for student loans. need money for just about everything there is. >> robert feldman says only nissan and says rebates good way to get car buyers to try new technology when clean air goal are so ambitious. >> just long way to go and it's the best way to get there and it just takes a little bit of extra effort in the beginning of anything that is worthwhile. >>reporter: governor brown signed executive order year ago setting the goal of 1 million and a half zero emission vehicle on california road like 2025. state on the verge of hitting 20,000. in sacramento, abc 7 news. >> city of stockton fight to go become the largest u.s. city to enter bankruptcy. in federal court in sacramento city officials are arguing that they have no alternative. they base the budget on anticipated developer fees and increasing tax revenue but all of that vanished when the mortgage bubble burst. city creditors counter more could have been done to cut employee pension. civil bankruptcy trial expected to last 4 days.
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